COVID-19 Vaccine | SAHPRA: No deaths reported in SA linked to jab

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JOHANNESBURG - No deaths reported in South Africa after receiving COVID-19 vaccines have been linked to the jab, according to the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority.

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SAHPRA appeared before Parliament’s Health Committee to discuss the efficacy of vaccines.          

The authority says 32 deaths were investigated, of which 30 were found to be coincidental, and there was insufficient information to make a concrete conclusion on the other two deaths.


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